(Dharshini.G,Intern journalist) New Delhi: The Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB) has held onto about 234 kgs of opium from Rajasthan, the “biggest” seizure this year yet, and captured two individuals on charges of drug dealing, the organization said on Friday.The seizure was made on July 19 from Shadi town in the state’s Chittorgarh region.

“A group from the Jodhpur zonal unit assaulted the private premises of an individual, R Lal, and held onto 233.97 kgs of opium. Another individual MK Dhakad of Bhilwara district has additionally been captured,” NCB Deputy Director (Operations) KPS Malhotra said in Delhi.The organization likewise seixed a Sports utility vehicle (SUV) as a major aspect of the operation, he said.

“This is the biggest opium seizure of the year in the nation. Fundamental examination has discovered that the opium was sourced from the legal cultivation region of Chittorgarh and was bound to Jodhpur,” he said.The transfer had a place with Madhya Pradesh and Rajasthan based drug dealers, Mr Malhotra said.

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